NY chicken lover!!!!

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by peggym, Aug 19, 2009.

  1. Cass

    Cass Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 6, 2011
    Albany, NY
    Muscovy ducks. They love flies and I have a LOT of flies cuz of how I dispose of the feeder "dregs". (and the horse farm out back) I may get a couple anyway....but space is so limited, I'm not sure how things would go with more birds in the same amount of space.
  2. blzzrdqueen

    blzzrdqueen Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 6, 2013
    Albany NY

    As much as I would love to deliver a fuzzy butt to his office, I am afraid I would be stopped and harrassed by his police/security posse...
  3. Tab's chicken obsession

    Tab's chicken obsession Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 11, 2010

    Now that I've cought up!
  4. rancher hicks

    rancher hicks Chicken Obsessed

    Feb 28, 2009
    Syracuse, NY
    Well I'm ready to fire up the incubator again.

    Traded most of the others for Horse Manure. It was worth it to me to not have to shovel and fill bags. Thanks to Mderby and her nice DH. I realize there are those who may think "horse manure"? That's not a good trade, but it is to me. Last time I got some I drove a long ways. It was bagged and I did get it cheap.

    I do have a "friend" who has horses nearby but every time I ask I get excuses.

    Don't worry TOB I kept all the Dels.

    Take care,

  5. Gramma Chick

    Gramma Chick Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 19, 2012
    Jordan New York
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  6. Gramma Chick

    Gramma Chick Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 19, 2012
    Jordan New York
    Okay I wake up ...No snow !
    I look out this afternoon a blizzard ..snow everywhere & on everything ..
    Then the sun comes out ...I See Green Spots Appearing !
    Now I see almost all no snow ..Crazy weather !
    Did anyone else have snow that stayed ? Mine just melted like Manna when the Sun came out .
  7. Lynzi777

    Lynzi777 Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 26, 2012
    Woodstock, CT
    So much for a nice day...We're getting snow again! UGH where is my nice weather from this past weekend?!? That was a tease! Let the cheeps out but they quickly went back in soon after this blizzard of flurries arrived. Now it's sticking to the ground. bleh
  8. mderby48

    mderby48 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 10, 2013
    Mexico, NY
    It's no problem at all. If you need more you know how to find me. I don't need anymore chicks tho! Haha.
  9. Tough Old Bird

    Tough Old Bird Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 3, 2013
    Rancher, a couple of things...

    Firstly, I have a horse who is stabled with my friend's 2 horses. They crank out A LOT of manure. I can check with my friend, but I don't think she would have any problem with you meeting me at the barn and filling some bags with "equine organics" !! Of course, I would like to wait until the weather breaks, but if you bring the bags, I'll gladly help you fill them up. Shoveling horse poop is kind of second nature for me...[​IMG] Don't pay for it, because unless you're looking for some enormous amount, you can just get it from us for free. If you're interested and need more, let me know and I'll check with my friend.

    With regard to the Del babies....THANK YOU! We'll hope for some pullets. When you get a chance, share some pics, please... [​IMG] Still planning on getting them some time in mid to late April and hope this works out OK for you. We made more progress on the coop today. Actually got a some of the walls framed. I am NOT a natural at drilling, but I'm trying hard! Hubby has been patient.

    Sounds like we both covet Buckeyes. [​IMG]

  10. AQHAchick22

    AQHAchick22 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 12, 2012
    Averill Park, NY
    Just as an FYI I was at the Glenmont TSC today (did not buy any chicks, all they had were New Hampshire Reds). Anyway...they are getting a shipment of chicks in tomorrow so if you're looking for anything in particular you may want to give them a call.

    In other news it looks like my 2 roo's are starting to go at it more regularly now...they never seemed to have a problem before since one is a bantam (sebright) and the other is a big buff orp. I hope I wont be re-homing or processing a roo this spring.

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